2014 Municipal election

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Today, Democracy Watch called for democratic changes to Ontario's political system in response to the clear crisis of low voter turnout in the provincial... more
Elections Ontario
2014 Municipal election
false majority
Ontario Liberal Party
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democratic elections
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Democracy Watch
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2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
OTTAWA—Somerset Ward candidate Martin Canning announced today that he will make downtown Ottawa’s streets more safe and accessible as city councillor by... more
2014 Municipal election
Martin Canning
Transportation
Cycling
active transportation
New Ottawa
Ottawa City Council
Sommerset Ward
All-Candidates Debate
Ecology Ottawa
Ottawa
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
Over the next four years the Confederation LRT Line will change the face of downtown Ottawa, taking thousands of buses off the streets and offering a once in a... more
2014 Municipal election
Cycling in Ottawa
Cycling
Light Rail Transit
Mass Transit
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
Many Ottawa residents may think that City Council has the final say on planning and development issues within the City of Ottawa. This is not true. In... more
Ontario Muncipal Board
OMB
Planning
Development
2014 Municipal election
Communities
Jeff Morrison
Sommerset Ward
City Council
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
On October 27, 2014, Ottawa voters will once again vote on their next City Council. The election will have some old faces and many, many new faces. It up to... more
2014 Municipal election
elections
Ottawa City Council
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
Dear editor, On January 29, I announced that I am running for Ottawa city council in Somerset ward.  Many have asked, “In the face of tough competition, why... more
Somerset ward
Jeff Morrison
2014 Municipal election
City of Ottawa
City of Ottawa policy
Policy
Ottawa
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
Traditionally, political campaigns have sought out endorsements from the big leagues and this is meant to persuade voters into favouring their campaign. But... more
2014 Municipal election
New Ottawa
Martin Canning
Somerset ward
Municipal politics
Politics
City of Ottawa
Otawa City Council
Ottawa
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
Note that our mayor will run again. After all, he's brought such light and delights to our city. Look again. Another sinkhole. Just last week I cheerfully... more
2014 Municipal election
Parks & Rec
Fitness programs
Jack Purcell Centre
Jack Purcell's aquafitness program
chronic pain
aquatherapy
fitness
low impact
Budget cuts
Jim Watson
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
We need to reboot the public square and the instruments of government. A compact, efficient city with a well-organized transportation system and a light... more
2014 Municipal election
Martin Canning
New Ottawa
urban planning
Sommerset Ward
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
The IT sub-commitee of the City of Ottawa has helped implement some very good service enhancements for citizens of Ottawa since its inception in 2009. We now... more
2014 Municipal election
Best Practices
IT Innovation
Cost Savings
governance
Ottawa
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
This morning I was the first municipal candidate to commit to the Construction Resource Initiative’s (CRI) Mission 2030 pledge — a voluntary non-binding... more
Municipal election
CRI Mission 2030 pledge
Martin Canning
Jim Watson
City Council
Ottawa City Council
City of Ottawa
Sommerset Ward
Ottawa
Development
Waste management
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
What troubles me most about this City/NCC exchange is that substantially critical comments were made by one level of government about another level of... more
NCC
Jim Watson
governance
2014 Municipal election
Mike Maguire
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
In her column, “Environmental expectations come at a price” (Ottawa Citizen, Jan. 21, 2014), Joanne Chianello describes two solitudes when it comes to... more
New Ottawa
Martin Canning
Sustainable Ottawa
Sustainability
Joanne Chianello
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
Ottawa Citizen
2014 Municipal election
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
Slates in municipal politics are not good because once elected they reduce the power of residents to influence local policy and decision making. I imagine the... more
Municipal election slates
2014 Municipal election
Conservative slate
Jim Watson
Mark Taylor
Marry Pitt
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Political parties
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election

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